The Ohio University Police Department provides the following services to Ohio University students, faculty and staff.
Students have said that Bike Patrol officers are more approachable. In addition, Bike Patrol officers are able to patrol more of the campus.
OUPD officers will unlock your vehicle or provide a battery jump start on any campus location.
Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
The RAD program teaches realistic self-defense tactics and techniques to women in the Ohio University Community.
OUPD will provide timely alerts to crimes or other emergency situations to the campus community.
Clery and Campus Right to Know Reporting
OUPD prepared and provides detailed crime statistics for all Ohio University campuses on an annual basis. Reports are available online and in hard copy at the office. OUPD also provides a link to the Registered Sex Offender database for the state of Ohio.
Request for Public Records
All records of the Ohio University Police Department are public unless they are specifically exempt from disclosure under the Ohio Revised Code. You may request a copy of a police report filed with this department by contacting Jacque Newton (740-597-2963), Records Management Specialist, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. with the exception of holidays recognized by the university.